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Ammonoosuc Rail-Trail - Amonoosuc River Bridge (Littleton, E)

Photos 

Snow machine highway

Photo taken by Panoramio user JBTHEMILKER

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BH Photo #268780

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pin connected Pratt through truss bridge over Ammonoosuc River on former Boston & Maine Railroad
Location
Grafton County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built by Boston & Maine RR; line taken over by New Hampshire & Vermont RR, bridge abandoned ca. 1997
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- New Hampshire & Vermont Railroad (NHVT)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pin connected Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.31246, -71.72265   (decimal degrees)
44°18'45" N, 71°43'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/282860/4910183 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bethlehem
Inventory number
BH 58483 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 29, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • April 19, 2015: Updated by Michael Quiet: Noted that this is a pin connected Pratt truss
  • October 5, 2014: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Updated history
  • October 21, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • October 20, 2013: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Connecticut River Bridge
Posted March 23, 2014, by Steve LaBonte (mv_jct [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge crosses the Ammonoosuc River. Not the Connecticut.Boston and Maine RR bridge number 101.52